Forthcoming Folklore Society Events

Photography, Folklore and Some Confusions

  • 1st July 2015
  • 18:00—19:00
  • The Warburg Institute, London WC1H 0AB

Photograpy, Folklore and Some Confusions A talk by Sara Hannant and Doc Rowe, 6.00 pm at The Warburg Institute. To book, contact

Law and Crime in Legend and Tradition

  • 5th — 6th September 2015
  • Town Hall, Huntingdon

Call for Papers and Presentations: Law and Crime in Legend and Tradition: the Tenth Legendary Weekend of The Folklore Society: Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th September 2015 at the Town Hall, Huntingdon Oyez, oyez! Who will give evidence at…

Folklore and Anthropology

  • 16th October 2015
  • 10:00—17:00
  • The Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 5BT

Folklolre and Anthropology: A one-day symposium jointly hosted by The Folklore Society and The Royal Anthropological Institute. Anthropology and Folklore Studies had a common origin, and today have many areas of common interest in topics,…

The Katharine Briggs Lecture and Awards 2015

  • 18th November 2015
  • 18:30—20:30
  • The Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB

The Katharine Briggs Memorial Lecture 2015 will be "From 'breathless catalogue' to 'beyond text': A Hundred Years of Children's Folklore Collecting" by Dr Julia C. Bishop (Research Associate, School of Education, University of Sheffield,…